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Aurelia Arkotxa has been named a full member of the Basque Academy

2007-04-09  ¦  .

The author from Baigorri has been an associate member since 2003

Euskaltzaindia [The Royal Academy of the Basque Language] has named Aurelia Arkotxa a full member, awarding the author from Baigorri the 25th seat. Arkotxa was nominated a few weeks ago by members Jean Louis Davant, Emile Larre, Txomin Peillen and Be˝at Oihartzabal. Additionally, Bernardo Atxaga took over the directorship of the Academy on March 18, at the meeting held in Asteasun, where Atxaga was born.

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